Warren Wilson leads Ovum’s Energy team, focusing primarily on IT for upstream Oil & Gas.
He has been an analyst for 14 years. He joined Ovum in 2006 when Ovum acquired his former employer, Summit Strategies. At Summit his primary area of responsibility was mobile business applications. On joining Ovum, his research focus shifted to business management applications such as enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, and analytics.
Before becoming an IT analyst, Warren was a reporter and editor for US newspapers including The Casper Star-Tribune (Wyoming), where he covered oil & gas and other energy industries; The Miami Herald; and The Seattle Post-Intelligencer. He majored in geology at Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota, and later worked in the oilfield as a roughneck and well logger.